Notice of Special Session of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board will meet in Special Session on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at 5:30 p.m. The purpose of this meeting is to give the Board an opportunity to consider approval of a project bid for the Water Division. This meeting will be held in SUB’s Board Meeting Room

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Notice of Special Session and Regular Meeting of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board will meet in special session on Wednesday, September 11, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. The purpose of this special session is to discuss SUB’s Economic Development Strategy and review electrification of transportation. The regular board meeting will begin immediately following the special session, at approximately 6:00 p.m. The

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Be Alert for Fraudulent Activity!

Scammers never rest. These criminals often call customers, trying to intimidate them into paying bills they don’t owe. They often threaten immediate disconnection of power. More rarely, a scammer could show up to your home or business trying to impersonate a utility employees. Trust your instincts and call SUB 24/7

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Notice of Public Hearing

Proposed Revisions to Customer Service Policies The Springfield Utility Board will be considering a Resolution at a public hearing regarding proposed revisions to Chapter 7, Customer Service, of the Springfield Utility Board policies related to customer service, fees, and definitions. The public hearing will be held under Business from the

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Springfield Utility Board Notice of Work Session

The Springfield Utility Board will hold a Retreat on Friday, August 2, beginning at 9:00 a.m. The purpose of the Board Retreat is to discuss with the Board and ask for its direction regarding SUB’s 20-Year Strategic Vision. There will also be discussion on SUB’s Financial Reserves Policy, Board priorities,

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Traffic Update

3:00 P.M. – July 25, 2019 – Due to a water main break at 31st and W Street on July 24th, 31st Street is closed to through traffic because of road damage. Traffic is being rerouted.

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Notice of Executive Session of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board plans to meet in executive session at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, pursuant to ORS 40.225, ORS 192.660(2)(n)(C)(i), ORS 192.660(2)(n)(C)(vi), ORS 192.660(2)(e), and ORS 192.660(2)(h); attorney client privilege, to discuss SUB’s water rights, to deliberate with persons designated to negotiate real property transactions, and to discuss

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Be Alert to Potential Fraud!

Utilities differ regarding if and when they accept payments at a customer’s home. Now is a great time to look over SUB’s policies, and to keep yourself informed about how best to protect yourself from fraud activity. Stay safe!

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Notice of Executive Session Board Meetings

The Springfield Utility Board plans to meet in executive session at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, pursuant to ORS 40.225, ORS 192.660(2)(e), ORS 192.660(2)(n)(C)(i), and ORS 192.660(2)(n)(C)(vi); attorney client privilege, to discuss impacts of SUB’s Water Rights, and to deliberate with persons designated to negotiate real property transactions. The executive

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Notice of SUB Board Participation in Facility Tour

Notice of SUB Board Participation in Tour of EWEB’s McKenzie River Operations and Hayden Bridge Water Filtration Plant The members of the Springfield Utility Board will meet at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at EWEB’s Water Filtration Plant, located at 3957 Hayden Bridge Road in Springfield, to participate

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Notice of a Public Hearing

Springfield Utility Board proposed adoption of amendment to system development charges Amending Chapter 5, Water, of the Springfield Utility Board policies regarding Development/ Redevelopment Charges. The Springfield Utility Board will consider a resolution at a public hearing on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, during its regular Board meeting, at approximately 6

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Notice of Executive Session and Special Session of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board plans to hold an executive session at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, pursuant to ORS 40.225 and ORS 192.660(2)(h), attorney-client privileges, and to discuss potential litigation. The executive session is closed to the public. The Springfield Utility Board will also meet in special session,

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Notice of Special Session of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board will meet in Special Session on Thursday, April 18, at 5:00 p.m. The purpose of this meeting is to interview prospective appointees to SUB’s vacant Board Position No. 2. This meeting will be held in SUB’s Board Meeting Room at 223 A Street, Suite F, Springfield,

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Notice of Executive Session and Special Session of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board will meet in executive session pursuant to ORS 40.225 and ORS 192.660(2)(h), attorney-client privilege and to discuss legal requirements of Chapter XI, Section 37, of the 2001 Springfield Chapter, regarding appointment of Springfield Utility Board Member, on Monday, April 8, 2019, at 5:30 p.m. The executive

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February Chills Bring Higher Bills

February was cold – the coldest February in Springfield in 30 years! That means even if you didn’t touch your thermostat, your heating system worked harder and used more electricity to keep your home at the same temperature. If your bill seems high, extra electricity use is likely the reason.

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Notice of Meetings and Public Hearing

Notice of Executive Session and Board Meeting with Request for Special Procurement and Public Hearing on Proposed Increase in Dark Fiber Rates The Springfield Utility Board will meet in executive session pursuant to ORS 40.225 and ORS 192.660(2)(h), attorney-client privilege and to discuss potential litigation on Wednesday, April 10, 2019,

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Board approves rate change

SUB’s Board of Directors approved an overall 5% electric rate increase at its Wednesday, March 13 meeting. New rates are effective on bills rendered on or after April 1, 2019 and affect all customer classes. Higher wholesale energy costs at Bonneville Power Administration, from which SUB receives all its electricity,

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Outage Update

March 4 – MUTUAL AID All SUB customers should have power, but many thousands of our neighbors are still waiting as utilities make repairs to their systems, which suffered unprecedented damage. To help the recovery efforts, SUB has deployed two of our crews to assist EPUD and Lane Electric. We

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Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE OF EXECUTIVE SESSION OF SUB’S BOARD AND REGULAR SESSION BOARD MEETING WITHPUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED ELECTRIC RATE INCREASE The Springfield Utility Board will meet in executive session pursuant to ORS 192.660(2)(i) to further review and evaluate the performance of SUB General Manager. If time allows, the Board will also discuss

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SUB Seeks Board Member Applicants

The Springfield Utility Board (SUB) is seeking candidates to fill its Board Member Position No. 2 vacancy. The term of this position expires December 31, 2022. Qualifications from SUB’S charter:Section 37.  Utility Board Members.The Utility Board shall consist of five members who are qualified voters and who have been residents of

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